Hans Zimmer

Hans Zimmer

German film composer (born 1957)
Prolific, Academy Award-winning film composer whose artful blend of electronic and orchestral textures has appeared in dozens of blockbuster movies.
BornSeptember 12, 1957
HometownFrankfurt, Germany
Net worth$200 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseVicki Carolin (m 1982 - 1992) , Suzanne Zimmer
ChildrenZoë Zimmer , Jake Zimmer
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Videos

Hans Zimmer composed The Lion King soundtrack for daughter

Hans Zimmer reveals he composed The Lion King soundtrack for his daughter at The Old Vic's bicentenary celebrations.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Hans Zimmer -- Live in Prague
Hans Zimmer -- Live in Prague
2018
Score: A Film Music Documentary
Score: A Film Music Documentary
1h 34min
2016
The German Americans
The German Americans
2001

Albums

Power of One
Power of One
1992
Pacific [Music from the HBO Miniseries]
Pacific [Music from the HBO Miniseries]
2010
Sherlock Holmes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Sherlock Holmes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2010
Dark Knight [Remixes EP]
Dark Knight [Remixes EP]
2009
Kung Fu Panda [Asia Version]
Kung Fu Panda [Asia Version]
2008
Lion King [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Lion King [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1997
Crimson Tide [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Crimson Tide [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1995
House of the Spirits
House of the Spirits
1993
Music Inspired by the film K2
Music Inspired by the film K2
1992
Millennium: Tribal Wisdom and the Modern World
Millennium: Tribal Wisdom and the Modern World
1992
Green Card
Green Card
1991
Fools of Fortune
Fools of Fortune
1990
Pacific Heights [Original Soundtrack]
Pacific Heights [Original Soundtrack]
1990
Paperhouse [Original Soundtrack Recording]
Paperhouse [Original Soundtrack Recording]
1989
Black Rain [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Black Rain [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1989
Driving Miss Daisy [Original Soundtrack]
Driving Miss Daisy [Original Soundtrack]
1989
World Apart
World Apart
1987
Prehistoric Planet: Season 1 [Apple TV+ Original Series Soundtrack]
Prehistoric Planet: Season 1 [Apple TV+ Original Series Soundtrack]
2022
Top Gun: Maverick [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Top Gun: Maverick [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2022
Around the World in 80 Days [Original TV Soundtrack]
Around the World in 80 Days [Original TV Soundtrack]
2022
Final Ascent [Single Edit/From ''No Time to Die'' Soundtrack]
Final Ascent [Single Edit/From ''No Time to Die'' Soundtrack]
2021
Art and Soul of Dune [Companion Book Music]
Art and Soul of Dune [Companion Book Music]
2021
Shouldn't We Get to Know Each Other First
Shouldn't We Get to Know Each Other First
2021
Matera
Matera
2021
Dune [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Dune [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2021
Dune Sketchbook [Music from the Soundtrack]
Dune Sketchbook [Music from the Soundtrack]
2021
Paul's Dream [Dune: Music From the Soundtrack]
Paul's Dream [Dune: Music From the Soundtrack]
2021